molybdate

[ muh-lib-deyt ]
/ məˈlɪb deɪt /
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noun Chemistry.

a salt of any molybdic acid.

Nearby words

  1. moltke,
  2. molto,
  3. moluccas,
  4. molvi,
  5. moly,
  6. molybdate orange,
  7. molybdenite,
  8. molybdenosis,
  9. molybdenous,
  10. molybdenum

Origin of molybdate

First recorded in 1785–95; molybd(ic) + -ate2

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British Dictionary definitions for molybdate

molybdate

/ (mɒˈlɪbdeɪt) /

noun

a salt or ester of a molybdic acid
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